Fujifilm FinePix A800 review

Started May 1, 2007 | User reviews thread
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okinal New Member • Posts: 14
Fujifilm FinePix A800 review

Yet another cheap camera.

I had the opportunity to test the Fuji FinePix A800 for one day.

GOOD:
- runs on 2 AA Batteries
- uses SD card
- point and shoot

NOT GOOD:
- very slow auto focus (AF) even in bright light (no real snapshots possible)
- awful AF motor sound
- bulky design (in my opinion)
- speaker on the bottom of the camera gets covered by thumb
- dust on sensor (2 big spots!)
- no spot AE metering
- no center weighted AE metering
- slow menu
- slow review mode
- very slow zooming while reviewing
- some pictures are greenish (no setting to fix this)
- light overexposure
- Batteries may fall of when opening SD-card compartment

I had no fun using this camera.

Fujifilm FinePix A800
8 megapixels • 2.5 screen • 36 – 108 mm (3×)
Announced: Jan 4, 2007
okinal's score
3.0
Average community score
4.0
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